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1/48 Tamiya F-16C Block 25 Indonesian Air Force


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4 hours ago, airbus320 said:

Outstanding build! Beautiful paint job! 
 

I plan to make an F-16 in these markings too, can I ask which paint you used for the green?

 

Chris

Hi Chris, I often had this question ... short answer, no paint manufacturer has this color in their range!

 

I took my favorite paint Gunze and for the base coler I used the MrHobby Aqueous number H 418 Light Blue RLM 78 (Luftwaffe aircraft) and start mixing to get the right tone. I used a variety of reference pics, because this greenish color looks so different on lots of pictures.

 

🍀 good luck with the mixing...!

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23 hours ago, Blimpyboy said:

Bagus sekali!

 

There are not enough Indonesian aircraft made. Excellent job.

 

Now, how about a Hawk 209?

Terima kasih..! Haha...I do like the exotic schemes of those bird, but Iam busy with a F-14A right now and I've still some project on my shelf-of-doom to built...😆

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On 6/14/2020 at 10:43 PM, Gary Brantley said:

Fantastic!   That's a magnificent scale model Jos!  :worthy:

Thanks Gary...appreciate that!

On 6/14/2020 at 11:07 PM, mattcour said:

Very good Viper and nice to see it in colors other that grey! 

...me too 😉, thx!

On 6/15/2020 at 12:15 AM, RMCS said:

Outstanding 

Thx...!

On 6/15/2020 at 1:28 AM, Baldy said:

Very nice - a different scheme to the ones we are used to! Love the green colour!

 

Cheers

 

Malcolm

Thanks Malcolm!

On 6/15/2020 at 5:52 AM, Wulfman said:

I usually find F-16s very boring, but you’ve done a great job on this one. The unusual colour scheme lifts it out of the 

ordinary , great modelling !

 

Wulfman

Thank you very much Wulfman, IMHO a real eye-catcher!

On 6/15/2020 at 8:49 AM, Alpha Delta 210 said:

Truly excellent build and weathering. 

Thanks...!

On 6/15/2020 at 1:34 PM, IGKent said:

Nice camo and looks realistic. :yes:

...thx!

On 6/15/2020 at 1:55 PM, Kampartiger said:

The Indonesians are very creative and imaginative when it comes to choosing camo schemes for their military aircraft.Remember the early camo for the  F16As or their collection of Mig17s, Mustangs and Skyhawks? They're so different and some modellers would prefer Jansen's F-16 colour scheme rather than the usual dull gray examples and so would I. Jansen.... your TNI-AU F-16C is simply great!

A very nice compliment Kampartiger, thx mate...!

On 6/15/2020 at 3:57 PM, Koralik64 said:

Fantastic job!!!

 

Thanks!

On 6/15/2020 at 3:59 PM, Filler said:

I seriously don't know how you guys do this. I know that the Tamiya F-16 series gets good reviews for fit and detail, but how many of you build these kits so flawlessly and then paint and weather them so perfectly just astounds me. The painting of the exhaust and ejection seat is absolutely incredible. And the decals look as if they've been painted on. I can't help but applaud you and curse myself at the same time!

Thank you Filler, I put a lot of passion and dedication in my work!

On 6/15/2020 at 8:35 PM, Vultures1 said:

That's really nice work - well done!  Hadn't seen a Viper in those colours before

Thank you, glad you liked it!

On 6/16/2020 at 12:16 AM, exdraken said:

Stunning work!

Hard to beat an emerald viper...

😄...thx!

On 6/16/2020 at 5:02 AM, DAG058 said:

I like that a lot!

Thx!

On 6/16/2020 at 7:38 AM, Erik Leijdens said:

Everywhere I see it it looks amazing Jos! Really  great work

 

 

Erik

 

Thanks Scale Mate...😉

 
 
 
 
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On 6/16/2020 at 11:53 AM, Sky Keg said:

GREAT results!!!!!  :clap2:

 

Mike

Thanks Mike!

On 6/16/2020 at 12:17 PM, phildagreek said:

That's quite stunning, well done!

Thank you!

On 6/17/2020 at 1:18 PM, F-32 said:

Superb work, that's awesome!

Thx...!

On 6/18/2020 at 5:05 AM, Scooby said:

Stunning, all your work is stunning.

Great compliment, thx Scooby!

On 6/18/2020 at 6:31 AM, Luiz said:

The weathering technics looks superb!

Luiz,

Thank you Luiz!

On 6/18/2020 at 6:33 AM, Luiz said:

...and great photos too!

 

Luiz.

😉

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Please tell us about the decals from where they from????

 

Cheers 

Armando

 

PD I also have to do one Indonesian AF F-16 some day but with local decals made by a modeller felow

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15 hours ago, RAGATIGER said:

Please tell us about the decals from where they from????

 

Cheers 

Armando

 

PD I also have to do one Indonesian AF F-16 some day but with local decals made by a modeller felow

https://www.scalemates.com/kits/speed-hunter-graphics-48016-export-vipers--1051204

13 hours ago, Harry Callahan said:

Wowwww what a stunner, really outstanding work. One of the best viper i ever seen. Fantastic 

 Thanks Harry...👍🏻!

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